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Bank Of Canada: Economy Not Doing As Well As Expected

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.16.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz says the economy is still not strong enough to stand on its own and will likely need the boost from sup...

BoC Fears 'Downside Risks'

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is keeping its trend-setting interest rate at one per cent, saying economic conditions had worsened somewhat in the past f...

Economy Weaker Than It Appears: BoC

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada says it sees some encouraging signs in the Canadian and global economies, but warned inflation remains too low to justify ...

BoC Issues Very Gloomy Forecast

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada has pointedly dropped its warning about the potential for higher interest rates, triggering a sell-off in Canadian dollars...

Bad News, Canada

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada sharply downgraded its expectations Wednesday on economic growth for the first half of this year, but held the line on off...

Suddenly, Not So Worried About Debt

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.06.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is hinting it is less concerned about household debt levels, making it possible to keep attractive interest rates in place...

Batten Down Your Mortgage, Rate Hikes Coming: RBC

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - An improvement in the U.S. economy this year would be a boon for Canada — and that could push the central bank to raise interest rates bef...

We Might Be Hurting The Economy, Bank Of Canada Admits

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is warning that its own low interest policies and those of central banks around the world are adding another layer of risk...

BoC: Next Move Will Be Interest Rate Hike

Posted 12.04.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada is keeping its trendsetting interest rate at one per cent for the remainder of the year. The central bank's latest ta...

Global Storm Blowing Canada Off Course: BoC

CP | Posted 07.17.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The Bank of Canada says the economic recovery is being blown slightly off course by a perfect storm of global turbulence that is affecting a...

Bank Of Canada Warns On Global Economy In Interest Rate Decision

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is holding off on raising interest rates for awhile longer — perhaps a lot longer — citing worsening global conditions...

Caution In The Condo Market

CBC | Posted 06.21.2012 | Canada Business

Canada's top banker suggests the housing market could be headed for trouble in parts of the country where home prices are high. ...

BoC's Carney Keeps Rates Steady, Warns Of Shocks To Come

CP | Posted 12.06.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is keeping interest rates at ultra-low levels for a while longer, warning that the economy is facing a series of shocks fr...

Property Bubble or Just a Cooling Period?

Scott Boyd | Posted 09.20.2011 | Canada Business
Scott Boyd

The Canadian housing market has "lost touch with fundamentals" according to a report by research firm Capital Economics. In the report released on Jun...